Schmidt drafted on same day as 1st cancer treatment
GA (Allatoona HS)
Years Played: 2013 - 2016
Clemson junior pitcher Clate SchmidtClate Schmidt
Jr. RH Pitcher
#32 6-1, 205
View Full Profile was drafted in the 32nd round (#951 pick) on Wednesday afternoon by the Boston Redsox.
Schmidt was drafted on the same day as his first round of treatment for nodular schlerosing lymphoma.
He was 2-3 with a 4.67 ERA this past season.
Official Clemson Bio: Righthander who was a weekend starter most of the 2013 season and was a long reliever and weekday starter in 2014 ... in 121.2 innings pitched over 36 appearances (19 starts) and two seasons, he has an 8-11 record and a 4.44 ERA while allowing 147 hits (.301 opponents’ batting average), three homers and 54 walks with 78 strikeouts.